Opening Day is just two days away for the Rome Braves! The team released their 2014 roster on Monday. They’ll open the regular season this Thursday, April 3rd in Hagerstown, Maryland against the Suns. The Braves’ home opener is slated for Thursday, April 10th at State Mutual Stadium vs. the Savannah Sand Gnats.
Gas prices continue their normal Spring ascent, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which has revealed that the national average for gasoline rose by two cents in the past week. Refinery maintenance, increasing demand and the switch to summer-blend fuel are among the typical Spring factors that have contributed to the rise in gas prices.
And it’s Opening Day for Major League Baseball! The 2014 season will begin for the Atlanta Braves in Milwaukee, Wisconsin against the Brewers.
The Atlanta Hawks will host the Philadelphia 76ers tonight in the third and final meeting between the teams this season. The Hawks won the first two of those outings; they’ll be in search of the sweep tonight. Tip off is set for 7:30 pm at the Philips Arena. The game will be televised on Sport South.
The Atlanta Hawks ended a six-game losing streak with a 103-95 win over the Philadelphia 76ers last night
at the Philips Arena, allowing the Hawks’ to achieve a three-game season
The Floyd County Emergency Management Agency is teaming with the National Weather Service to offer a Severe Weather Storm Spotter Class tomorrow, Tuesday, April 1st, at the new Rome/Floyd Emergency Operations Center at 409 East 12th Street in Rome. The class is free and open to the public. It is scheduled to begin at 6 pm and will last approximately two hours.
BRAVES FEVER INVADES STATE MUTUAL STADIUM, NEXT STOP – MILWAUKEE! ATLANTA BRAVES OPENING DAY IS TODAY!
That magical time of year has arrived. Baseball season is finally here! The Atlanta Braves will open their 2014 regular season today in Milwaukee against the Brewers.
The WIC department of Northwest Georgia Public Health will host an outreach event at the Floyd County Health Department, 16 East 12th Street in Rome, this Saturday, March 29th from 8 am until 1 pm. WIC Works Out will be a day of outdoor fun, weather permitting, intended to promote a service available to women who are dealing with pregnancy and small children. WIC (Women, Infants and Children) is a federally funded program that covers supplemental foods, health care referrals and nutrition education for women who are pregnant or who have been pregnant in the last six months and/or have children as old as five.